TOPEKA — McPherson High graduate Jordan Hart had a huge game Saturday for the Washburn Ichabods in their 27-24 overtime upset of Fort Hays State, which recently had defeated NCAA Division II power Pittsburg State.
Hart, a junior who had a slow start to his season, hauled in six catches for 138 yards, with one of his catches covering 72 yards.
In his five games this season, Hart has 15 catches for 199 yards and one touchdown. He is third on the team in receiving.
Washburn is 2-3 on the season.